Description: Coal Tax Post at Ngr 23425364
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 289568
OS Grid Reference: TQ2342053643
OS Grid Coordinates: 523420, 153643
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2686, -0.2322
TQ 25SW BANSTEAD FORMER U.D. DORKING ROAD,
6/89 Coal Tax Post at
NGR TQ 23425364
Coal and Wine tax post. Circa 1861 Made by Henry Grissell. Metal. Circa 4 foot
high. Four legged plinth, chamfered pier with moulded central band and pyramidal
top above . City of London shield on the front, lettering on the pier reads
"24 & 25 VICT/CAP 42". Makers name on the rear. A Coal and Wine tax post indicating the boundary at which duty was payable; that on coal dating back to the 1660's.
Listing NGR: TQ2342053643
Source: English Heritage
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